Maryellen L. Giger - Curriculum Vitae

Education

Undergraduate: BS, summa cum laude Mathematics, Physics, Health Sciences, Illinois Benedictine College 1978
Graduate: MS, Physics, University of Exeter, England 1979
Doctorate: PhD, Medical Physics, The University of Chicago 1985

Certificate in Executive Leadership in Academic Technology and Engineering (ELATE), Drexel University, 2015

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Professional Experience

  • NIH Pre-doctoral trainee, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1979-1983
  • Research Assistant, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 1983-1985
  • 1985 - 1986 - Research Associate, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 1986 - 1991 - Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 1991 - 2000 - Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 1991 - 1995 - Member, Diagnostic Radiology Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  • 1994 - Present - Director, Advanced Imaging Program, The University of Chicago Cancer Research Center
  • 1996 - 2003 - Director, Scientific Visualization & Image Analysis Core Facility, The University of Chicago
  • 1998 - Present - Director, Graduate Programs in Medical Physics, Departments of Radiology and Radiation & Cellular Oncology, The University of Chicago
  • 2000 - Present - Professor, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 2003 - 2008 - Section Chief, Radiological Sciences, Dept. Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 2003 - 2013 - Chair & Professor, Committee on Medical Physics, The University of Chicago
  • 2003 - Present - Vice-Chair, Dept. Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 2007 – present - Senior Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago
  • 2008 – present - Director, BSD Imaging Research Institute, The University of Chicago
  • 2013  – present - A.N. Pritzker Professor of Radiology, The University of Chicago

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Honors

  • 1975 - 1977 - BC President's Scholarship Award
  • 1977 - Rev. Shonka, O.S.B. Scholarship Award in Physics
  • 1978 - B.S. summa cum laude
  • 1978 - Procopian Award, Illinois Benedictine College
  • 1978 - 1979 - Rotary International Fellowship
  • 1985 - Young Investigator's Symposium, First Place, 27th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Seattle, Washington
  • 1995 - Stauffer Award, AUR
  • 1995 - Sylvia Sorkin Greenfield Award, AAPM
  • 2000 - Fellow, AIMBE
  • 2001 - Fellow, AAPM
  • 2005 - Senior Member, IEEE
  • 2005 - Third Vice-President, RSNA
  • 2009 - Excellence Award, University of Chicago Paul Hodges Alumni Society
  • 2010 - Elected, National Academy of Engineering, one of the National Academies
  • 2013 - Association for Women in Science: Chicago Area Chapter; Scientist of the Month (March 2013)
  • 2013 - A.N. Pritzker Professor of Radiology, The University of Chicago
  • 2013 - Named by the International Congress on Medical Physics (ICMP) as one of the 50 medical physicists with the most impact on the field in the last 50 years
  • 2013 - Inaugural Fellow of the Institute for Molecule Engineering, The University of Chicago

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